Asthma in kids

No harm in exposing your toddlers to pets, germs – Know why

 Exposure to certain bacteria around the house – mainly those found in house dust – during infancy, was also associated with a reduced risk.

Sep 22, 2017, 13:21 PM IST

Living closer to parks may benefit children with asthma

Researchers, including those from Johns Hopkins University in the US, noted that children had one extra day when they suffered with asthma symptoms for every 305 metres between their home and the park.

Sep 09, 2017, 14:32 PM IST

Kids suffering from asthma have some respite – Read

The alliance is joined by the State Clinical Research Centre for Respiratory Diseases, Beijing Children`s Hospital, Chinese Pediatric Society under Chinese Medical Association.

Feb 19, 2017, 22:19 PM IST

Heartburn pills during pregnancy could increase risk of asthma in child

The study published today suggested that certain drugs can block this acid reflux, and have long been thought not to affect the development of the baby.

Jan 09, 2017, 20:53 PM IST

Fathers' smoking may up asthma-risk in kids

Smoking is known to cause genetic and epigenetic damage to spermatozoa, which are transmissible to offspring and have the potential to induce developmental abnormalities.

Sep 30, 2016, 14:00 PM IST

Pet dogs cut asthma risk in kids

Man's best friend is good for your child's health too!

Nov 03, 2015, 10:41 AM IST

Delhi's kids have weakest lungs, reveals survey

A survey conducted by the Breathe Blue and Heal Foundation shows that Delhi's children have the weakest lungs, as compared to kids from other metros.

Jun 04, 2015, 15:56 PM IST

Kids with asthma may have peanut allergy: Study

Children suffering from asthma may also have peanut allergy, but many are unaware of it because the symptoms are quite similar, says a new study.

May 18, 2015, 12:30 PM IST

World Asthma Day: Delhi's kids worst affected, says survey

A survey conducted by the Breathe Blue and Heal Foundation shows that Delhi's children have the weakest lungs, as compared to kids from other metros.

May 05, 2015, 12:30 PM IST

World Asthma Day: Four out of every 10 kids in Delhi have severe lung problem

A survey conducted by the Breathe Blue and Heal Foundation shows that Delhi's children have the weakest lungs, as compared to kids from other metros.

May 05, 2015, 10:19 AM IST

40% children have compromised lung function in Delhi: Survey

A survey conducted by the Breathe Blue and Heal Foundation, showed that 40% of children have compromised lung function in Delhi.

May 05, 2015, 08:48 AM IST